We are excited by musical creativity in its own right – as performance, composition, improvisation – and in the develop of musical communities and networks. Topics of particular interest include:
- popular music in the Far East
- 18th-century pedagogy
- musical networks
- contemporary performance practice
- performance with new technologies
- music and health
The Solfeggio Tradition
(Nicholas Baragwanath), AHRC-funded project
Pat Metheny: The ECM Years, 1976‒1984 (Mervyn Cooke)
Tomás Luis de Victoria (d. 1611) (Esperanza Rodriguez-Garcia), Leverhulme-funded project
Extended Performance Practice (Xenia Pestova)
Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) PhD funding for UK/EU students
The University of Nottingham is the lead institution for the Midlands3Cities Doctoral Training Partnership.
M3C DTP is a collaboration between the universities of Nottingham, Nottingham Trent, Leicester, De Montfort, Birmingham and Birmingham City. The DTP provides UK/EU research candidates with cross-institutional mentoring, expert supervision including cross-institutional supervision where appropriate, subject-specific and generic training, and professional support in preparing for a career.
In 2017 M3CDTP is awarding up to 87 PhD Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) studentships.
University of Nottingham supervision areas, and how to apply for M3C funding